In simpler terms, we need to establish between us a very "un-American" concept: mutual guarantee. Every military unit and
The Round Table lacked perhaps the drama of the Berlin Wall's collapse or Vaclav Havel's leap from prison to presidency. But its patient politicking also represented an alternative to the violence of Romania's revolution and Yugoslavia's descent into war.
Probing the history of Al Andalus is a reminder that myths have powerful holds on cultures and identities, both good and bad.
The best gifts I've ever received have been questions I couldn't shake off. Good questions are better than good answers, in this sense: they give us purpose.